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UPDATE: Victim Identified in Pohoiki Shark Attack

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UPDATE: Victim Identified in Pohoiki Shark Attack
16-year-old Jimmy "Ulu Boy" Napeahi was reportedly attacked by a shark at Pohoiki on the Big Island on August 18. Puna Surf Team image.

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  • Roy

    Over fishing has caused the sharks to move in closer to shores and hungry enough to chomp on surfers, Pohoiki always had sharks but they would normally swim under you or give surfers a bit of distance, but with less food available, they will start biting.

  • Holly

    Word is, the recent tropical storms have pushed them up

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